Chris Haw

Theology & Peace Studies

Chris Haw (theology & peace studies) earned a B.A. in theology and sociology from Eastern University and an M.A. in theology from Villanova University. He authored the best-selling political theology book Jesus for President and From Willow Creek to Sacred Heart, an award-winning theological memoir.
Chris has worked as a carpenter, served as a community organizer, taught at a Camden, N.J. school, worked as an adjunct professor of theology, and organized a neo-monastic community. Chris’s research interests include the role of sacrifice and liturgy in societal violence, focusing on the eucharistic host as "victim" and its place in social history. Chris is a Notebaert Fellow and a 2017-18 Pepe Fellow.